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Hop on Pop


by Dr. Seuss

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The Singing Thing

Character Analysis

There’s a Thing to be found in this poem, and this thing “can sing” (30.3). But the Thing sings too long, and ultimately bores the poor girl listening to it.

What can we read into this quick character trick? No matter how good you are at something, you have to know when to call it quits.

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